Tag: ACN

Famous monuments lit in red around the world for persecuted Christians

As in previous years, ACN organised #RedWeek with many countries participating.

One million children pray the rosary today

Children in South Sudan, Burma, and Lebanon have joined a worldwide initiative to get one million kids to pray the rosary.

Franciscan sister, held captive in Mali, sends letter to her family

For the last four years, the Franciscan religious sister has been held captive by Islamist terrorists.

ACN calls for release of imprisoned Jesuit in India

The eighty-three-year-old Jesuit Fr. Stan Swamy has been incarcerated since the 8th of October.

Hundreds of monuments will be lit in red for the persecuted Christians

Red Week will be held between the 18th and the 25th of November, to draw attention to the persecution of Christians.

The prayer of one million children can change the world

The focus of the prayer is worldwide peace and unity, and the overcoming of the present healthcare crisis all around the world.

178 Christian were murdered in seven months in a Nigerian state

Aid to the Church in Need reported that in the last seven months 178 Christians were assassinated in Kaduna State, Nigeria.

Pakistan: Court of Karachi sentenced the abductors of Huma Younus to prison

Success in the case of Huma can help other girls in the country who are in similar situations.

August 22 - A day to remember victims of violence based on religion

The growth of international religion-based terrorism, and the trend of attacks against religious buildings and symbols is alarming

Aid to the Church in Need sending 250,000 euro in food aid to Lebanon

The ACN grant will focus on poor families most affected by the explosion, including the mostly Christian neighborhood.